Cultural transmission of ethnobotanical knowledge in a rural community of northwestern Patagonia, Argentina

@article{Lozada2006CulturalTO,
  title={Cultural transmission of ethnobotanical knowledge in a rural community of northwestern Patagonia, Argentina},
  author={M. Remedios Lozada and Ana Hayd{\'e}e Ladio and Mariana N. Weigandt},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  year={2006},
  volume={60},
  pages={374-385}
}
In the present study we analyzed medicinal and edible plant utilization in Cuyin Manzano, a small rural population located near the Andean forests of Argentina. We also studied where and when plant knowledge was learned, who the principal transmitters were, and how people were taught. The participants were interviewed individually and at random, by means of a semi-structured questionnaire. Interviews were carried out in 16 families in order to examine the present use of wild plants. The… CONTINUE READING
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